WMS Announcements

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

WMS Announcements .... Tuesday, November 12, 2019  A Day

Today's Word Of The Week is Anticipate. Definition: To expect something to happen. We at Whisconier Middle School, anticipate that the new Word of The Week will be a fun and exciting learning journey that we will all enjoy together!

Tuesday, November 12th will be picture re-take day in the morning. You must return your original picture packet. Any student or staff member who was absent on the original day should plan to have their picture taken.

This Wednesday, November 13th and this Thursday, November 14th WMS will dismiss at 11:40 due to parent conferences. There will be no after school activities, no lunches served and no late bus service. All students must exit the building. Conferences for parents are Wednesday 12:30-2:45pm and evening conferences on Thursday from 6:30-8:30pm.

Youths in Business...An Enlightening Introduction to Economics For All Students....Learn the basics of economics and know your role in the world....Curriculum is tailored to the middle school student. This will take place after school in Mr. Figueiredo's room. The group will meet today 11-12 and 11-26, 12-10, 1-28, 2-11, 2-25, 3-24, 4-7, 5-5, 5-19, and 6-9. Advisors are BHS student Liam Enea and Mr. Fig. Contact eneal@student.brookfield.org with any questions.

Attention 7th and 8th grade Focus....Focus is after school in room 1130... Ms. Roman's room. It will meet every Tuesday and Thursday and you must have an invitation to attend.

5th and 6th grade Focus....5th grade is with Ms. Symon and 6th grade is with Mrs. Bogardus. It will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school. You must have an invitation to attend.

7th and 8th grade Drama Club will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Be sure to attend on your appointed day.

Want a chance to compete in the History Bee on the national level? Come take the online qualifying exam on Tuesday, January 14th in Mr. Fig's classroom. You may review for the qualifying exam after school in Mr. Fig's room F3 on the following dates....November 19th, December 17th and January 7th. For more information, please ask your social studies teacher or visit mr. Fig during ELT/Lunch.

Unified Theater will be meeting every Monday after school in the cafeteria until 4pm. Please see Ms. Kelley or Ms. McGovern with any questions.

Attention 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls interested in trying out for the WMS Girls Basketball Team.....Tryouts will be held on Tuesday, November 12th and Tuesday, November 19th from 2:50-4:00pm. Please make sure you have signed up on the portal and have a recent physical on file with the nurse. There will be an additional sign-up sheet and informational flyer in the nurse's office.Only those athletes with an up-to-date physical and all the necessary paperwork completed will be able to try out. Please see Ms. Evans in room 2518 if you have any questions.

Attention all 6th, 7h and 8th grade boys interested in trying out for the WMS Boys Basketball Team... Boys tryouts will be held on Monday, November 11th and call backs will be held on Monday, November 18th. Tryouts are from 2:45 to 4PM and late buses will be available. A sign up and informational sheet is in the nurse's office. No exceptions will be made to anyone who is missing completed forms by tryouts. Questions...see Mr. Petrino.

Attention Unified Sports....The November 14th movie day has been cancelled due to conferences.You will meet again December 5th for bowling at Brookfield Lanes.

There will be a 5th and 6th grade Peer Leadership meeting after school today... Tuesday, November 12th in Mrs. Conlon's room.

Math Team for grades 5 and 6 will meet after school today in Mrs. Marshall's room.